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A Quick Look at Apple Multi-Touch Gestures

Apple computers are known for their aesthetic appeal and ease of use directly out of the box. However, with the last several software and hardware updates, Apple has continuously upgraded and improved the ease of usefulness of its multi-touch gestures. Multi-Touch Gestures Since I switched to a MacBook Pro nearly two years ago, I have been completely enthralled by Apple’s Multi-Touch Gesture UI. My wife’s Toshiba laptop is dead to me. My Lenovo work laptop is nearly too cumbersome to operate. While Windows-based laptops are beginning to catch up, there is still no experience that is quite as...

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Intro to Mac OS X – Part I

With holiday marketing in full swing, you may have finally given into Apple’s seemingly incessant marketing campaign and purchased your first Apple computer. After getting your computer home, taking it out of the box, and guiding yourself through a simple set-up process, you arrive at a home screen that is completely alien. All of a sudden you feel homesick. You long for the comfort and familiarity of Windows 7 Windows XP. Do not fret, however. With a small amount of time you will feel right at home with your new Mac and you may never go back. The first thing you will notice on your Mac is...

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